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DR11 Program

DR11 Bachata Festival
Program Explained

The festival dates are Dec 12-19, but your flight should be Dec 11-20 to participate all the festival days. We recommend to buy all the 8 days festival ticket. Your duty is to reserve also the hotel in Zona Colonial, Santo Domingo for the nights December 11-16 (5 nights). DR11 festival ticket price DOES NOT INCLUDE the Santo Domingo hotel but it INCLUDES the Ruta Bachatera hotels Dec 16-19 (3 nights). In case you cannot participate the 8 days, contact DR11 organizer Bachata Ambassador Vesa to figure out which part of the festival suits best for you.

- First day: Sun, swim, catamaran, beach, dancing
- Next 3 days: Workshops, parties, concerts, old city
- Last 4 days: Ruta bus to tour around the island

Where do we meet? How to return?

The first part of the festival is in Zona Colonial, Santo Domingo. You should fly to Santo Domingo international airport and to take a taxi to your hotel in Zona Colonial, Santo Domingo. We will meet in the lobby of Hotel Europa on Monday Dec 11 at 7PM (to be confirmed closer to the festival). In case you arrive later at night, come on Tuesday Dec 12 7:30AM directly to the Catamaran Excursion bus stop (exact location and time to be re-confirmed closer to the festival). The festival ends on Tuesday Dec 19 in Zona Colonial about 2-3pm.

DAY 1 TUESDAY:
Catamaran Excursion to Saona Island

Catamaran Excursion to Saona Island has always been the best ever, life time long tropical bachata paradise experience. We did it in DR2, DR3, DR4, DR6, DR8, DR10 and now we proudly do it in DR11. It's a must! Catamaran Excursion is all-inclusive dance excursion to Saona Island. The price includes lunch, drinks, charter bus, catamaran, Saona island, ocean pool, animation, fun activities and endless amount of dancing. The best of all is dancing, swimming and partying on catamaran, Saona and everywhere with dance crazy people. Carlito and Yocasti will take care of the best ever animations. Naturally you'll take hundreds of photos and videos. Look at the Catamaran page, trailer, Mueve la Colita, Catamaran Fun, Paradise Bachata Social, Yocasti Paradise Beach, photos, videos and book your trip to bachata paradise.

Catamaran Excursion

DAY 2 WEDNESDAY: SANTO DOMINGO

Workshops 10AM-4PM. Departure to the Barrio Disco "Dubai" by bus in front of Hotel Europa 8PM. Estimated return time 1AM. The transport is included.

Colmadon & Car Wash

DAY 3 THURSDAY: SANTO DOMINGO

Workshops 10AM-4PM. First party 7PM at Colmadon.

Colmadon

The second party will in a Barrio Cabaret, departure at 9PM by bus in front of Hotel Europa. Estimated return time 1AM.

Cabaret

DAY 4 FRIDAY: SANTO DOMINGO

Workshops 10AM-4PM. Departure to live bachata concert Dinastia@L'Hangar 7:30PM.

Dinastia@Hangar

DAY 5 SATURDAY: SANTO DOMINGO

Workshops 10AM-2PM. The Ruta Bachatera bus will leave in front of the workshop place 2PM.

 

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